The Pigeon Wants a Puppy!

Pigeon has wanted a puppy forever! He really, really, REALLY wants one. He’ll take good care of it! What’s the matter – don’t you want him to be happy? Listen to Pigeon’s begging request and then make the final decision in this fun and colourful book! The tantrums, whines and exaggerations of Pigeon create a hilarious set piece that both children and their parents will relate to, in this irresistible tale of a bossy little bird who is determined to get his own way.

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    Mo Willems

    Mo Willems is a writer, illustrator and animator best known for his iconic Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!.


    Mo Willems has won several awards for his picture books and animation, including a Caldecott Honor Award for Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!.

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